Woman arrested after stabbing her brother in Syracuse Saturday night

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Just after 11:00 p.m. Saturday night, Syracuse Police responded to a stabbing in the 100 block of Washington Square, near Park street.

Officers found a 40-year-old man, Straughter Hosea, stabbed in the arm and chest.

The investigation revealed the suspect, 35-year-old Sherea Hosea, is the victim’s sister. She stabbed her brother after an argument, according to police.

The victim was transported to Upstate University Hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive.

Sherea was arrested and charged with assault in the second degree and criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree. Sherea is being held at the Onondaga County Justice Center.

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